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Portia (#46578029)
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Bio Photo One who appreciates those who have gone before. A history buff who dragged his daughter from cemetery to cemetery when she was young. Anyway, love the site, and proud of my famous bios contributions.
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Greer Garson memorial bio
Dear sir. Excellent biographical obituary..I would make just one comment. According to several interviews and the one biography "A Rose for 'Mrs. Miniver" - it was always her intent to be an actress. NOT a teacher. Her family, especially her paternal grandmother, was entirely against it and even her mother, Nina Garson, did what she could initially to discourage her. There's a lot more to the story - if you want to know more, read that biography. Regards, Leslie Fox, NJ
Added by Mombam on Sep 28, 2013 12:17 PM
raymond massey failed to mention Massey playing James Dean's father in East of Eden. probably his most famous role.
Added by Elias on Jul 05, 2011 10:50 AM
Sandra Miller-Louden
Fred MacMurray
How right you are about Fred MacMurray being underappreciated and underrated. His comical expressions could make me laugh until tears rolled down my cheeks--and then I found myself "hating" him in The Apartment, fascinated by him in Double Indemnity and loving him in Alice Adams and Remember The Night. He and Claudette Colbert were a fantastic screen team who are rarely mentioned when the subject comes up. We are in good company; Robert Osbourne of TCM also says he is totally underrated. So, anyway, Portia, great job on the MacMurray bio. Sandra Miller-Louden (
Added by Sandra Miller-Louden on Jun 17, 2010 12:37 AM
Christian Fernandez
Merry Christmas Portia!
Added by Christian Fernandez on Dec 23, 2009 3:38 PM
Robby Skeens
George C. Scott
Found this site and the Bio you did..My Grandmother and George C. Scotts's grandmother were sisters. Cleaning out a family house after a death last month,found a old 8X10 of Hettie Scott...his Granmother.
Added by Robby Skeens on Apr 30, 2009 7:09 PM

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